Learn Kung Fu and Tai Chi at US Martial Arts Academy, Ltd in Timonium, Maryland
US Martial Arts Academy, Ltd --- 9 West Aylesbury Road, Suite A --- Timonium, Maryland 21093 --- 410-561-9882 --- A Self-Defense Kung Fu School for Families -- Children and Adults and a Tai Chi School for Adults

Tournament Related Class Schedule Changes July 2016

Tournament Related Class Schedule Changes July 2016

The 2016 US International Kuo Shu Championship Tournament is nearly here.   Most of the staff will be volunteering and competing at the tournament.  Also, we store all of the tournament equipment and must transport, set up, breakdown, clean up and repack all of the equipment.  So, we will be closed starting Thursday, July 26, thru Monday, August 1, 2016.  We will be open for our regular summer schedule from Tuesday, August 2 through Saturday, August 6th.

This tournament is the largest Chinese martial arts tournament on the East coast, and possibly, the largest Chinese martial arts tournament in all of North America.  Please join us at the 2016 US International Kuo Shu Championship Tournament which is held at the

Hunt Valley Inn (formerly known as the Hunt Valley Marriott)

245 Shawan Rd

Hunt Valley, MD 21031

Competitors vie against each other in internal (Tai Chi and other) and external (traditional Kung Fu, Wu Shu, and other) empty hand and weapons forms competitions, light contact and full contact empty hand and weapons sparring.

Please join us this weekend!

 

 

 

USMA will be closed July 23, 24, 25, and 27 for the 2015 US International Kuo Shu Championship Tournament

USMA will be closed July 23, 24, 25, and 27 for the 2015 US International Kuo Shu Championship Tournament

US Martial Arts Academy, Ltd. will be closed July 23, 24, 25, and 27 so that students and staff can volunteer, participate, compete, and attend the 2015 US International Kuo Shu Championship Tournament in Hunt Valley, Maryland at the Hunt Valley Inn Wyndham Grand Hotel.

Join us!  This is the largest Chinese martial arts tournament on the east coast.  Participants from 15+ countries are expected.  Usually, 400- 600 martial artists compete. On Saturday, the Lei Tai fights will be held, and forms competitions, light contact sparring, push hands sparring, and weapons sparring events will be run throughout the weekend.   Vendors will also be selling martial arts equipment, clothing, etc.

We apologize for any inconvenience these tournament closings may cause.  By Tuesday, the 28th, all of the tournament equipment will be packed away and USMA will resume its class schedule.

 

US International Kuo Shu Championship Tournament on-line competitor registration ends 7/22

US International Kuo Shu Championship Tournament on-line competitor registration ends 7/22

On-line competitor registration ends July 22, 2015 for the US International Kuo Shu Championship Tournament.  After Wednesday, registration will only be available at the event on Saturday, July 25th.  Registration pricing at the door is more expensive.

For general tournament information, ticket information, rules, etc., use this link: US International Kuo Shu Championship Tournament.

2015 Tien Shan Pai Legacy Tournament Information

2015 Tien Shan Pai Legacy Tournament Information

April 2014 Grandmaster Huang's Tien Shan Pai Legacy Tournament at US Martial Arts Academy Ltd, Timonium, Md 20193Grandmaster Huang, Chien-Liang’s 2015 Tien Shan Pai Legacy Tournament will be held on April 11th at US Martial Arts Academy, Ltd in Timonium, Maryland.

Local Tien Shan Pai schools affiliated with Grandmaster  will compete in the following events:

External Kung Fu Forms Competitions

Youths and adults can participate in single competitor empty hand and weapons forms, two competitor empty hand and weapons forms in beginner, intermediate, and advanced events.

External Light Contact Sparring

Contestants from 8 years old through adult can engage in light contact competition.  All competitors must wear appropriate head gear, hand gear, foot gear, a mouth guard, and all males must wear groin protection.

Internal Tai Chi Forms

Youths and adults can square off in  single competitor empty hand and weapon events.

Internal Sparring

Tai Chi sparring, Pushing Hands, will be held for internal style competitors.

Tien Shan Pai Legacy Tournament Registration

On-line registration has begun.  Interested parties should use the 2015 Tien Shan Pai Legacy Tournament link.  This on-line link will be available for competitors to register until April 8th.  Registration for youth & adult is $35 for the first event and $5 each for each additional event.

After April 8th, competitors may use Late Registration, on the day of the tournament.   At the door late registration begins at 11:00am on April 11th.  The Late Registration fees for youth & adult is $45 for the first event and $5 each for each additional event.

Competition begins at 12:00pm.

Tien Shan Pai Legacy Tournament Venue

The US Martial Arts Academy, Ltd school will be used for this tournament.  No Saturday classes will be held on April 11th.  Competitors should bring any equipment needed for competition, included personal sparring equipment and weapons.

US Martial Arts Academy, Ltd has some equipment for sale.  Snacks, water, and other drinks will be sold.  As the competition area is also the school’s classroom area, please do not bring non water or snacks into the competition area.

Tien Shan Pai Legacy Tournament Directions

U.S. Martial Arts Academy, Ltd., Timonium, Maryland

Outside view of US Martial Arts Academy, Ltd, in Timonium, Maryland 21093

Adjacent Parking

Some of the businesses sharing the parking lot with U.S. Martial Arts Academy, Ltd. will be open for business on the day of the tournament.

Please park in the adjacent parking lot which is connected to our parking lot by steps.

From I83: take exit 16A East Timonium Road. Turn right on Aylesbury Road and turn right into the access road (just after Rebounders) that leads to the Lutherville Station Shopping Center (Lohman’s, Old Navy, etc.). Turn right into the back parking lot. See the purple highlight on the map.

Traveling South on York Road: turn right on to Aylesbury Road. Turn left into the access road (just after Rebounders) that leads to the Lutherville Station Shopping Center (Lohman’s, Old Navy, etc.). Turn right into the back parking lot. See the blue highlight on the map.

Traveling North on York Road: turn left (westward) on to Aylesbury Road. Turn left into the access road (just after Rebounders) that leads to the Lutherville Station Shopping Center (Lohman’s, Old Navy, etc.). Turn right into the back parking lot. See the red highlight on the map.

See Chinese martial arts.  Join us!

USMALtd In House Tournament Feb 28, 2015

USMALtd In House Tournament Feb 28, 2015

US Martial Arts Academy, Ltd. held a mini In House Tournament on Saturday, February 28 at 2:00pm at the school.  Monies collected from competitor registration and spectator fees will be used to help defray the costs for our competitors at the July 2015 US International Kuo Shu Championship Tournament in Hunt Valley Maryland.

Thank you everyone who came to watch, compete, and volunteer!